Lionel Seaton Burkes, 88, of Lowell, died Oct. 7, 2021.
He was born March 25, 1933, to Elmo Cleopolis and Burna Ethal Cook Burkes in Madison County, Ark.
He was preceded in death by a son, Geoffrey Dion.  
He is survived by his three sons, Eric and wife, Melissa, Aaron and wife, Rebecca, and Mark and wife, Sherri; a daughter, Cindy Piersol and husband, John; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory in Huntsville, Ark.
Services were entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory.